|What:||A brief, high-level description of the desired project deliverable, timing, and investment, including explicit definition of relative project priorities.|
|When:||Set in project initiation and used throughout the project.|
|Results:||A clear, unambiguous statement of what is expected of the project that has been validated by its sponsor, and a clear basis for evaluating changes and making decisions.|
The initial project objective should be based on project initiation data. A project objective (or mission) is a simple, short statement describing the project. The project leader is usually the author, developing it using inputs from the project team. ...